Consultations

NHS pension scheme: government response to consultation

The government response to the consultation on  draft NHS pension scheme regulations is published. The draft regulations were confirmed with some proposals modified or withdrawn based on the comments received. This document provides a summary of the consultation findings and … Read more → – NHS pension scheme: government response to consultation

Liverpool Care Pathway independent review: first meeting of the review panel

The panel appointed to review the use and experience of the Liverpool Care Pathway for Dying Patients (LCP), chaired by Baroness Julia Neuberger, met for the first time on 18 February 2013. At that meeting the panel acknowledged the serious … Read more → – Liverpool Care Pathway independent review: first meeting of the review panel

Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

A consultation is launched on legislation that would mean all regulated healthcare professionals have to hold indemnity or insurance to practise. The consultation will run from 22 February to 17 May 2013 on draft regulations on the requirement for all … Read more → – Launch of consultation on legislation on indemnity insurance

Have your say in the ‘integrated care’ consultation by the end of February

There are a few days left to feed your views into a consultation run by National Voices, the national coalition of health and social care charities and its members, on what constitutes high quality, person-centred and coordinated (‘integrated’) care. This … Read more → – Have your say in the ‘integrated care’ consultation by the end of February

Too much red tape?

Introducing Tell us how: nursing and midwifery, the online platform giving frontline carers the opportunity to have their say on the bureaucracy affecting patient care, and their suggestions on how to fix it. The programme has been developed by the … Read more → – Too much red tape?